Pro Series: Anatomy of a Pitch Deck
As a partnership with Dr. Jesse Jur of Wilson College of Textiles, Pro Series for Spring 2021 is focused around textiles startups! This series of workshops brings in textile business experts to work with participants on a bunch of topics surrounding launching a textiles-based business. We encourage all entrepreneurial students to sign up, even if you aren’t interested in textiles specifically. This series of workshops will be informative to entrepreneurs of all kinds!
Formally, the pitch deck communicates the ideas and strategy to an audience. Informally, the design of a pitch deck gives the audience a picture into the type of person and company that they may be working with. Most importantly, the pitch deck is a living document that evolves with your company and you as an entrepreneur. In this session, we will break down the anatomy of a pitch deck and hear of the pitch deck evolution from textile entrepreneurs.
A special thanks to our guests this evening:
Raj Bhakta is an inventor and entrepreneur driven to make our clothing do more for us. Currently he’s building CANVUS (‘Kindle for Apparel’) whose mission is to de-carbonize apparel + digitize your closet starting with the world’s first erasable T-Shirt. He did his BS in Physics and minor in Philosophy of Physics at The University of Texas-Austin and completed his PhD in Fiber & Polymer Science at NC State University working on smart textiles manufacturing, textile electronics, and wearable technologies.
Precious Wilson Pulley is a passioned creative growth strategist and entrepreneurial consultant who loves building sustainable businesses, brands, products, platforms, and communities that deliver meaningful impact on a global scale. Precious has over 10+ years experience in developing businesses, brands, media and partnerships for proficiencies in business development, brand/presentation development, strategic partnerships, program management, and more!
Open to NC State students and community members. Please RSVP below to receive a zoom link to attend.
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